Pearl River Baptist Association
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Kingdom Builders for Christ--The Local Church/Association Working Together
Please Pray for Our Troops and Missionaries Around the World.
1376 McNeill Steephollow Road
Carriere, MS 39426
P.O. Box 489
McNeill, MS 39457
Association Spring Meeting
Our Association Spring Meeting will be held this year at Springhill Baptist Church located at 75 Powell Road, Lumberton, MS 39455 on April 7th beginning at 6:30 p.m. Each church is allowed 4 messengers for the first 50 members, and l messenger for each additional 50 members or a part thereof. Please elect a full number of allowable messengers to represent your church. You can also bring members as guest but they will not be able to vote in the business session. To make sign-in easier, please assign someone to bring your Messenger/Non-Messenger Sheet mailed to each church filled out with the names attending.
The April Minister’s Fellowship will be held at the New City Buffet in Picayune next to Stage on April 4th beginning at 11:00 a.m. If you consider yourself a Ministers, a Pastor or a Preacher, you are welcome to attend.
Association Bible Drills
Associational Children and Student/Youth Bible Drills will be held on Sunday, April 10th at Central Baptist Church in McNeill, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Church Drills should be held prior to this date, and the Associational Office notified of the number of participants from your church by Thursday, April 7th. This is always a highlight of our church year, and we look forward to a good turnout by our young people as they demonstrate what they have learned from God's Word.
State Drills will be held Thursday, April 14th at Temple Baptist Church in Hattiesburg from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.
RA’s Father & Son Campout
The RA’s Father & Son Campout will begin on Friday, April 22nd at 6:00 p.m. and will go until 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 23rd on the Association Grounds. Each church is responsible for the Friday supper meal. The Association will furnish breakfast Saturday morning. You will need to bring a tent, sleeping bags, soft drinks and snacks. If you want to fish, bring your rod/reel and bait. If your church does not have RA’s, father and sons (1st-6th grade) are welcome to come and join in the campout.
RA’s Father & Son Fishing Rodeo
There were 14 present and 2 churches represented at this year’s RA Father & Son Fishing Rodeo which was held on Saturday, August 8th.
Winners this year were: Largest Fish - Jimmy Griffith - Bethel BC
Most Fish Caught - Julian Dillard - Bethel BC
Smallest Fish Caught - Chance Griffith - Bethel BC
3rd Annual Ella’s Light Children’s Ministry Fun Day
Saturday, September 19, 2015; 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Jack Reed Park on the Boulevard in Picayune, MS. Food, entertainment, fun jumpers, raffle, silent auction, face painting and much more. Free Admission and wear lots of pink. For more information or to help please call/text or email: Karen Miller 601-590-0790 Teresa Coplan 601-337-3127